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Table 5 Modified Barell body region by nature of injury diagnosis matrix for serious injuries (2003-07)

From: Injuries to pedal cyclists on New Zealand roads, 1988-2007

Body Region Injured Fracture Dislocation,
Sprains &
Strains
Internal Open
wound
Contusion/
superficial
Others
Percent of cyclists with serious injuries (AIS ≥ 3)
Traumatic brain injury 11.25 0.00 28.16 0.00 0.00 0.00
Other Head, Face, Neck 5.20 0.19 0.00 18.68 7.81 0.37
Spine and back 8.36 2.42 2.51 0.00 0.00 0.00
Torso 11.71 3.07 14.78 0.65 3.07 0.46
Upper extremity 13.57 1.86 0.00 5.86 3.90 0.93
Lower extremity 19.24 1.86 0.00 5.76 7.62 1.58
Others 0.00 0.09 0.00 1.67 0.46 2.60